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List of Reports/Bills Forwarded by The Law Commission To The Government

1996

SL No Subject Nature of Work Date of Submission Doc
Type
1. Reforms of  law relating to Administrative Tribunal Opinion 23.09.1996  
2. Report on Indemnity Ordinance (repeal) Bill Opinion 17.10.1996  

1997

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Type

3.

Reforms of Admiralty Act 1861 along with a proposed Bill Complete
Report
19.02.1997  
4. Recommendation upon the draft Constitution Amendment Bill and Report Prepared by a Committee of the Law Ministry with a view to secure the separation of the judiciary from the executive organs of the State in the light of article 22 of the Constitution Complete
Report
24.02.1997  
5 Inclusion of "Genocide" as an offence in the Penal Code of Bangladesh Complete
Report
30.03 1997  
6. Opinion on reference made by the Government with respect to giving legal basis for Women and Children Torture Resistane Cell of the Ministry of Women and Children Affairs Opinion 31.03.1997  
7. Proposed Amendments on certain Criminal Laws. Opinion 05.04.1997  
8. Report on Reforms of Artha Rin Adalat Ain 1990 Complete
Report
05.04.1997  
9 Report on a reference by the Government relating to reservation by Bangladesh in respect of certain articles of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), 1979. Complete
Report
01.07.1997  
10 Report on a reference by the Government relating to reservations by Bangladesh in respect of certain articles of the Convention on the Rights of Child, 1989. Complete
Report
17.07.1997  
11 Proposal for enacting a single Comprehensive Act under the title "The Trade Marks Act, 19" by repealing the Merchandise Marks Act, 1889 and the Trade Mark Act, 1940. Recommendations 24.11.1997  

1998

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Type
12.

Removal of confusion about the Jurisdiction of District Magistracy and Metropolitan Magistracy with reference to Code of Criminal Procedure ,1898.

Complete
Report
12.05.1998
13.

Proposals for speedy disposal of suits and cases in Sub-ordinate Courts in Bangladesh.

Complete
Report
12.05.1998
14.

Necessity of English Translation of Laws drafted in Bengali.

Complete
Report
14.05.1998
15.

Amendment of certain provisions of the Penal Code, 1860 relating to the offence of "Robbery" and "Dacoity".

Complete
Report
12.08.1998
16.

Opinion on making Bangladesh a signatory to the Hague Convention 1907

Complete
Report
24.09.1998
17.

Proposal for insertion of sections 114 A in the Evidence Act, 1872.

Complete
Report
30.11.1998
18.

Reforms of Copyright Ordinance 1962 and proposed Bill along with its Bengali Translation.

Complete
Report
31.12.1998  

 

1999

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Type
19.

Proposal for enacting a Comprehensive Arbitration Act by repealing the Arbitration (Protocol and Convention) Act, 1937, the Arbitration Act, 1940.

Complete
Report
13.04.1999
20. Proposed Bill on Amendment of Law Commission Act, 1996. Complete
Report
13.04.1999
21.

Examination of Bengali version of proposed Admiralty Act drafted in English.

Complete
Report
22.04.1999  
22.

Suggestions on Anti - Smuggling (minor offence) Special Act, 1999.

Complete
Report
30.05.1999
23.

Proposal for disposal of cases relating to the under valued property transferred under the Registration Act, 1908.

Complete
Report
06.07.1999
24.

Proposed Bill on reforms of the Artha Rin Adalat Ain, 1990.

Complete
Report
08.08.1999  
25.

Recommendation for further amendment of the Family Court Ordinance, 1985.

Complete
Report
23.08.1999
26.

Proposed Bill for amendment of the Family Court Ordinance, 1985.

Complete
Report
23.08.1999  
27. Proposed Bill of the Trade Marks Act, 1999. Complete
Report
23.08.1999
28. Opinion on Suggestions given by one Sirajul Islam, Advocate for suppression of offences of the modem time. Complete
Report
22.11.1999
29. The Law Commission (Officers and Staff) recruitment rules, 1999 Complete
Report
23.11.1999  

 

2000

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Type
30. Proposal of the Election Commission for allowing a person to be a candidate for not more than two constituencies during the Parliament Election. Complete
Report
04.05.2000  
31. Proposal for amendment of the Ombudsman Act, 1980 and enactment of new law under the title, "Forfeiture of Illegally Acquired Properties of Public Functionaries." Complete
Report
11.07.2000
32. Bengali translation of the Trade Marks Act, 2000 Proposal for the enactment of Consumer Protection Act, 2000 Complete
Report
05.09.2000  
33. Proposal for the enactment of Consumer Protection Act, 2000 Complete
Report
29.10.2000
34. Bengali translation of draft Bill on Arbitration Act. 2000 Complete
Report
14.11.2000  


2001

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Type
35. Insertion of some new sections in the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 for the purpose of preventing false accusation and false evidence. Complete
Report
18.01.2001
36.

Validity of Marriages amongst Hindus, Brahmos,Buddhists, Jains and Sikhs and their different castes, sub- castes and sects.

Complete
Report
20.02.2001
37. On the voting rights of the citizen of Bangladesh residing outside the country. Complete
Report
22.02.2001
38. Complete
Report
19.02.2001
39. Report on a Draft Bill for a proposed enactment for regulating Import, Production, Carriage of Acid and Acidic Substances. Complete
Report
28.05.2001
40. Law Commission Officers appointment Rules 2001 and Law Commission Staff Service Regulation, 2001. Complete
Report
09.07.2001
41. Report on a proposed law prohibiting smoking by children and also prohibiting smoking in public places. Complete
Report
21.10.2001
42.

Complete
Report
03.12.2001


2002
 

SL No Subject Nature of Work Date of Submission Doc
Type
43. Report on the provisions relating to preventive detention and offences under the Special Powers Act 1974. Report 15.05.2002
44. Complete Report by the Law Commission on the various aspects of sections 54 and 167 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 and the provisions relating to Bail Do 14.07.2002  
45. Complete Report by the Law Commission on The Problems Relating to Bail Do 22.07.2002
46. Report on proposal for enhancement of punishment of certain offences under Penal Code, 1860, and Public Gambling Act, 1867 and making some of them non-bailable not-compoundable. Do 14.08.2002
47. Final Report on the Law of Information Technology. Do 18.09.2002
48. Final Report on Resolution of Disputes Relating to Commercial Matters and Monetary Transactions in Alternative Methods. Do 07.10.2002  
49. Final Report on the Question of Vesting the High Court Division with Ordinary Original Civil Jurisdiction Do 13.10.2002  
50. Revised Report on Proposed Trade Marks Act, 200---- Do 02.11.2002  
51. A Complete Report of the Law Commission on Abolition/Restriction of the Provisions of Pre-Emption. Do 17.11.2002  
52. A Complete Report of the Law Commission Relating to Fixing of Time-limit of Temporary/Ad-Interim Injunction Granted by the Courts Do 27.11.2002  
53. A Complete Report of the Law Commission Relating to Fixing Time-limit at Different Stages of Civil Suits and Cases. Do 02.12.2002  

2003
 

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Type
54. Report of the Law Commission on the Reference of the Government on Prison Reforms Do 05.01.2003
55. Report on the Proposal for Amendment of the Arbitration Act, 2001, for Including a provision Relating to Interim Measures by Court Do 08.01.2003
56. Report of the Law Commission Relating to Fixing Time-Limit of an Order of Temporary Injunction in a Suit or other Proceeding. Do 19.02.2003
57. Report of the Law Commission on a Reference by the Government on Appeals and Revisions Against Orders. Do 23.02.2003
58. Report of the Law Commission on Extension of the Period of Limitation for Filing of Appeals Against Decree and Orders Involving Government Owned Lands. Do 26.02.2003
59. Supplementary Report on the Various Aspects of Sections 54 and 167 of the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 and the Provisions Relating to Bail. Do 01.04.2003
60. Report of the Law Commission on Providing a Legal Framework for Establishing a Statutory Association for the Advocates Clerk. Do 05.06.2003
61. Do 28.07.2003
62. Final Report on the Proposed Right to Information Act, 200----. Do 04.08.2003
63. Report on a Reference by the Government on a Proposed Act named Secured Transactions Act, 200----. Do 22.09.2003
64. Final Report on the Patents and Designs Act, 200------" Final Report 11.12.2003
65. Report on discussion between Bangladesh delegation and WIPO experts on proposed Patents and Designs Act, Trade Marks and Merchandise Marks Act, Copyright Act, 2000 and other subjects of Intellectual Property Rights within the purview of WTO.   Report 11.12.2003

 

2004
 

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Type
         

2005
 

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Type
66. The Legal Aid Amendment Act, 200-- & The Legal Aid Amendment Draft Bill, 200----  Report 23.02.2005
67. Final Report on the Proposed Law of Citizenship of Bangladesh, 2005 and a Draft Bill for Enactment of a New Law Relating to Citizenship of Bangladesh. Final Report 26.02.2005
68. Report on a Reference by the Govt. for Repeal, Re-enactment and Modernising Contempt of Court Act, 1926 (Act No. XII of 1926) Report 09.06.2005
69. Report on a Reference by the Government Towards the Possibility of Framing Out of a Uniform Family Code for all Communities of Bangladesh Relating to Marriage, Divorce, Guardianship, Inheritance etc Do 18.07.2005
70. A Final Report on a Draft Bill for Proposed Amendment of the Small Cause Courts Act, 1887(Act No. IX of 1887) Final Report 20.12.2005
71. A Final Report on the Proposed Law of Domestic Violence along with a Draft Bill Namely, the Domestic Violence Act, 200---- Do 29.12.2005

2006
 

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Type
72. A Final Report on the Proposed Amendment of The Divorce Act, 1869 (Act IV of 1869) along with a draft of the Divorce Act, 1869 (Amendment) Bill, 200- Final Report

 

19.02.2006
73. Final Report regarding a proposed amendment of certain section of the Penal Code and a draft bill for proposed Amendment of the Penal Code. Do 25.07.06
74.

 

A Final Report on a proposed law relating to protection of victims and witnesses of crimes involving grave offences Do

 

17.10.06

2007
 

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Type
75. A Final report on a proposed law relating to payment of compensation and other reliefs to the crime victim Final Report 15.02.07
76. Final Report 15.02.07
77.

Final Report 22.04.07
78. Final Report 17.05.07
79. Final Report 17.05.07
80 Pure Food Ordinance, 1959 (Ordinance No. LXVIII of 1959)
The Bangladesh Pure Food (amendment) Ordinance, 200....
Final Report 09.07.07
81 Final Report 03.07.07

 

 82     Final Report  30.07.07  
83 Final Result 27.11.07
84 Report by the Law Commission Recommending Acceptable Measures for the Upgrading of Legal Education in Bangladesh.
Final Report
02.12.07

 2008
 
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Type
85 Final Report .06.08
86 Final Report on a Proposed law relating to the Hajj Management in Bangladesh Final Report 24.06.08

2009

  Subject Nature of Work Date of Submission Doc
Type
87 Opinion of the Law Commission on the technical aspects of the International   Crimes (Tribunals) Act, 1973 (Act No. XIX of 1973) along with a draft bill. Final Report 24.06.09

 

88 Final Report 09.07.09

 

89  The Law Commission Act, 1996(ACT No. XIX of 1996) Final Report 10.09.09
90  Proposed amendment of the  Law Commission Act,1996 Final Report 18.10.09
91  Report on the proposed amendment of the draft of the Citizenship Act, 2009 along with draft Citizenship Act, 2009 and the table of proposed amendment suggested by the concerned authority on 13.7.09 Final Report 15.11.09
92   20.12.09
93 Final Report 27.12.09

2010

  Subject Nature of Work Date of Submission Doc
Type
94   Final Report 03.02.2010

 

95 Final Report 05.07.2010
96 Final Report 05.07.2010
97 Final Report 05.07.2010
98 Final Report 08-07-2010 
99 Final Report 08-07-2010 
100 Final Report 25-08-2010
101 Final Report 25-08-2010
102 Final Report 25-08-2010
103 Report on the proposed amendment of the Negotiable instruments Act, 1881 along with the Draft of Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881(Act No. XXVI of 1881). Final Report 5/10/2010
104 Final Report 5/10/2010
105

Report on the Comments of the Law Commission on the paragraphs 25, 26, 27 and 28 of the Chapter III of the Report of the International Law Commission (ILC) on the work of its sixty-second session entitled Specific issues on which comments would be of particular interest to the Commission

Final Report 03/11/2010
106

Report on Recommendations for Expediting Civil Proceedings

Final Report 30/12/2010

2011

  Subject Nature of Work Date of Submission Doc
Type
107   Final Report 09.02.2011

 

108 Final Report 09.02.2011
109  Final Report 20.03.2011
110 Final Report 11.08.2011
111 Recommendations for amendment of certain laws Final Report 11.08.2011
112 Final Report 26.12.2011

2012

  Subject Nature of Work Date of Submission Doc
Type
113

Recommendation of the Law Commission for Possible Increase of Daughters Share in the Succession of Parents Property in Absence of Son

Final Report 29.02.12
114 Final Report 04-04-12
115 Final Report 14-05-12
116 Final Report

 

21-05-12
117 Final Report on the Law Commissions Recommendations for the Amendment of the Divorce Act of 1869 (Divorce of Christian Couples) and Enactment of a New Law on Adoption by the Christians Final Report 06-06-12
118 Final Report 05-08-12
119 Final Report 07-08-12

 

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